A fantastic turn towards the end (Book review)

Gowda, Chandan (2014) A fantastic turn towards the end (Book review). Outlook.

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Translations of fiction are always something to look forward to: for they can mean encounters with new images, metaphors and sensibilities. The work of English translation from Indian languages assumes an added political significance at a time when large numbers of Indians can read only in English and enjoy only a colloquial hold over Ind­ian languages. The institutional consequences of the rise of a dominant class of deracinated Indians are of course yet to be properly understood.

Item Type: Article
Authors: Gowda, Chandan
Uncontrolled Keywords: Novels, Book review, Book translation.
Subjects: News media, journalism, publishing
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Development
Full Text Status: Public
Related URLs:
URI: http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/235
Publisher URL: https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/a-fant...

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